The Interpreter: The world must evacuate women police in Afghanistan

Dr Melissa Jardine in The Interpreter, Lowy Institute 23 August 2021 Women police have been among the victims of targeted ...
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Southern Policing research

VIDEO: Dr Melissa Jardine has a special interest in research and policing in the Global South. 'What can we learn ...
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Gender equality and law enforcement

Gender equality in law enforcement is a key area of interest for Dr Melissa Jardine. As a former police officer, ...
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Join the Global Law Enforcement & Public Health Association

Dr Melissa Jardine is on the Board of Directors of the Global Law Enforcement & Public Health Association The Global ...
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Law Enforcement & HIV Network

What is LEAHN? The Law Enforcement And HIV Network – LEAHN – is a way of connecting people involved in ...
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Empowering rural women & youth

Dr Melissa Jardine grew up in rural Victoria, Australia. In 2016, she initiated an award and sponsored two female Year ...
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"My leadership style emphasizes sharing knowledge, being comfortable with ambiguity in complex adaptive environments, being open about personal success as a non-linear process, and trusting others with responsibilities that are meaningful, challenging, and pivotal to the overall success of a project."

Melissa Jardine, Asia 21 Young Leader 2017 (Link)

Key areas of interest

Dr Melissa Jardine is available for consultancies and engagements across a range of research and advocacy areas:

  • Policing and law enforcement
  • Engagement and collaboration with law enforcement institutions in Asia
  • Law enforcement and public health partnerships
  • Harm reduction approaches (e.g. drug use)
  • Women's empowerment
  • Police and first responder mental health